I don't think politics has anything to do with left, right, or center. It has to do with trying to do right by people.
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I emphasize self-esteem, self-confidence, and dignity, not as an ideal, but as a real test of community organization. Without leadership development, community organizations do not have staying power.
Politics isn't about big money or power games it's about the improvement of people's lives.
I saw as a teacher how, if you take that spark of learning that those children have, and you ignite it, you can take a child from any background to a lifetime of creativity and accomplishment.
If a teacher does not involve himself, his values, his commitments, in the course of discussion, why should the students?
The American polity is infected with a serious imbalance of power between elites and masses, a power which is the principal threat to our democracy.
Politics is not about power.
Politics is not predictions and politics is not observations. Politics is what we do. Politics is what we do, politics is what we create, by what we work for, by what we hope for and what we dare to imagine.
We can and must move U.S. politics forward by means of committed participation.
Politics is about the improvement of people's lives. It's about advancing the cause of peace and justice in our country and the world. Politics is about doing well for the people.
Never separate the life you live from the words you speak.
I don't feel restless, I just like to travel.
While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.
Let's be realistic, how many people are buying a $2,000 skirt? I love to design things that people can actually buy. I'm staggered by what a boot costs today.
Motorists who want to save money on gas will demand and buy more fuel-efficient vehicles. We should not limit their freedom with more government regulations.
Man, being reasonable, must get drunk the best of life is but intoxication.
The thing about Republicans is that they don't care so much about respect, but they love fear, at least in others.
Particularly black Americans, many of them, from quotes that I have seen and conversations I've had, are sort of insulted that the civil rights movement is being hijacked - the rhetoric of the civil rights movement is being hijacked for something like same sex marriage. Black Americans tend to have a higher degree of religiosity.
The silent lion hunts a game whereas the roaring lion never
I try to speak my points of view about black America, and how I feel about black men and the role that black men should play in their lives with their children and in their lives with their women.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.